Articles about Amazon Prime

A savior during these times of lockdown, Amazon Prime is a medium where one can watch television shows and films for a price, by either renting or paying. Apart from shows and movies, they also have something called Prime Video, which is a collection of original content produced by Amazon Studios. In some countries like France, India, Australia, etc., one can access Prime Video content only through an exclusive Prime Video website. As per the device, Amazon can support up to 4K (UHD) and High Dynamic Range (HDR) streaming. Offered by Seattle-based multinational conglomerate tech giant Amazon, this Internet video on demand service was launched in 2006. It is available worldwide, except for Mainland China, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, and Syria. In India, Amazon Prime was started on December 14, 2016.

Pace yourselves, Vivek Oberoi-starrer 'Inside Edge 3' is 'coming soon'

22 Jun 2021

Pace yourselves, Vivek Oberoi-starrer 'Inside Edge 3' is 'coming soon'

Riding high on the success of The Family Man 2 and Sherni, Amazon Prime Video is ready with another highly anticipated show.

'The Family Man' becomes fourth-most popular show worldwide, team celebrates

21 Jun 2021

'The Family Man' becomes fourth-most popular show worldwide, team celebrates

Srikant Tiwari's double life as a devoted family man and a secret agent is living up to its global popularity as The Family Man has entered the "Most Popular Shows" chart on IMDb, and currently reigns at the fourth spot.

Akshay Kumar's 'The End' set to start later this year

17 Jun 2021

Akshay Kumar's 'The End' set to start later this year

Akshay Kumar is set to make his debut in the OTT world with his web series The End.

Vidya Balan dedicates 'Main Sherni' to 'all queens out there'

15 Jun 2021

Vidya Balan dedicates 'Main Sherni' to 'all queens out there'

Vidya Balan is ready to return with a bang via the Amazon Prime Video movie Sherni, releasing on June 18.

'Yet to write,' but COVID-19 centerpoint in 'The Family Man-3'

11 Jun 2021

'Yet to write,' but COVID-19 centerpoint in 'The Family Man-3'

The Family Man 2 dropped on Amazon Prime last week, and fans were pleased with the ending, even if it meant a cliff-hanger.

Netizens' choice: Netflix wins OTT fight against Prime, Disney+ Hotstar

07 Jun 2021

Netizens' choice: Netflix wins OTT fight against Prime, Disney+ Hotstar

OTT media service has undoubtedly received a boost due to the pandemic.

Piracy finds its next prey in 'The Family Man 2'

04 Jun 2021

Piracy finds its next prey in 'The Family Man 2'

Amazon Prime Video gave fans a pleasant surprise by dropping The Family Man 2 a few hours earlier than scheduled.

'Sherni' trailer drops: It's time for Vidya Balan 'to roar!'

02 Jun 2021

'Sherni' trailer drops: It's time for Vidya Balan 'to roar!'

Amazon Prime Video dropped the trailer for Sherni today, and Vidya Balan does a smart job here.

'The Family Man-2': Amazon Prime demands Samantha to be tight-lipped?

30 May 2021

'The Family Man-2': Amazon Prime demands Samantha to be tight-lipped?

Actress Samantha Akkineni, who plays the lead antagonist in The Family Man 2, has been reportedly ordered to not speak about the show by streamer Amazon Prime Video.

'The Family Man-2' anti-Tamil controversy: Raj and DK release statement

25 May 2021

'The Family Man-2' anti-Tamil controversy: Raj and DK release statement

Amazon Prime Video's upcoming show The Family Man 2 has found itself mired in a major controversy, after releasing the trailer.

#FamilyMan2_against_Tamils trend, netizens call for boycott of Amazon services

19 May 2021

#FamilyMan2_against_Tamils trend, netizens call for boycott of Amazon services

After months of delay and making fans wait, makers finally dropped the trailer of The Family Man 2 and announced its release date.

'The Family Man 2' trailer: Ready for Raji, Srikant face-off?

19 May 2021

'The Family Man 2' trailer: Ready for Raji, Srikant face-off?

And the wait is over for The Family Man 2 fans!

'Sherni' poster: Vidya Balan's 'fearless' avatar as forest officer intrigues

17 May 2021

'Sherni' poster: Vidya Balan's 'fearless' avatar as forest officer intrigues

Vidya Balan will soon be seen in Sherni, which will be streaming on Amazon Prime Video in June.

Is 'The Family Man 2' premiering on June 11?

14 May 2021

Is 'The Family Man 2' premiering on June 11?

It seems like the long-drawn wait is finally over, and The Family Man 2 will drop on Amazon Prime Video soon.

NZ vs WI, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

28 Nov 2020

NZ vs WI, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

Following a five-wicket win over the visitors, New Zealand will lock horns with West Indies in the second T20I on Sunday.

New Zealand vs Windies, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

26 Nov 2020

New Zealand vs Windies, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

New Zealand and West Indies are set to feature in the first T20I of the three-match series on Friday.

Government considering common code of conduct for TV channels

17 Nov 2020

Government considering common code of conduct for TV channels

The central government is considering a new code of conduct for television channels, the Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar said on Monday.

Digital news, streaming platforms to be regulated by I&B Ministry

11 Nov 2020

Digital news, streaming platforms to be regulated by I&B Ministry

Online news portals and content providers, like Netflix and Amazon Prime, will now be regulated by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry, a notification issued on Wednesday read.

Amazon Prime Video acquires rights to stream NZ cricket matches

10 Nov 2020

Amazon Prime Video acquires rights to stream NZ cricket matches

Amazon Prime Video, on Tuesday, ventured into live sports in India by acquiring the India territory rights to live stream New Zealand Cricket matches until 2025-2026 (both men's and women's cricket, across formats).

'Mirzapur' makers apologize to novelist, promise to edit controversial scene

31 Oct 2020

'Mirzapur' makers apologize to novelist, promise to edit controversial scene

Popular Hindi crime fiction writer Surendra Mohan Pathak had recently accused the makers of Amazon Prime Video series Mirzapur 2 of misrepresenting his novel Dhabba in one of the scenes.

Samsung's latest mid-range phone offers free 3-month Amazon Prime membership

14 Oct 2020

Samsung's latest mid-range phone offers free 3-month Amazon Prime membership

Samsung has launched its budget-friendly Galaxy M31 Prime model in India as a special edition developed in partnership with Amazon.

Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime Edition price revealed: Details here

11 Oct 2020

Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime Edition price revealed: Details here

South Korean tech giant Samsung is planning to launch its Galaxy M31 Prime Edition smartphone in India soon.

2020 Amazon Great Indian Festival: Unmissable deals on top smartphones

09 Oct 2020

2020 Amazon Great Indian Festival: Unmissable deals on top smartphones

Amazon is set to kick-off its Great Indian Festival sale in India on October 17. Under the sale, the e-commerce giant will offer attractive discounts on a range of products including some of the popular smartphones.

'Get Duked!': A rib-tickling mocktail of horror-comedy owning your blues

02 Sep 2020

'Get Duked!': A rib-tickling mocktail of horror-comedy owning your blues

Parents in the UK have a nice way of training delinquents about the hardships of life - that is joining the Duke of Edinburgh Award.

'Mirzapur' Season 2 to arrive on Prime Video in September?

20 Aug 2020

'Mirzapur' Season 2 to arrive on Prime Video in September?

The bad boys of Mirzapur are coming back!

Airtel announces free 1,000GB data for new home broadband customers

15 Aug 2020

Airtel announces free 1,000GB data for new home broadband customers

As part of the Independence Day offerings, Airtel has announced that it will provide free 1,000GB data to all the customers who purchase a new Xstream Fiber Home Broadband connection.

NewsBytes Briefing: Russia orders Apple to stop its 'power abuse'

11 Aug 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Russia orders Apple to stop its 'power abuse'

In the updates since last night, Russia's competition watchdog slammed Apple for abusing its App Store dominance by requiring third-party developers to distribute apps through the marketplace and then blocking them unlawfully.

Nokia's 65-inch 4K Android TV launched at Rs. 65,000

31 Jul 2020

Nokia's 65-inch 4K Android TV launched at Rs. 65,000

Expanding its portfolio of Android TVs, Nokia has launched the 65-inch model of its smart TV in India. It is similar to the existing 43-inch and 55-inch variants and has been manufactured by brand-licensee Flipkart.

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max (8GB/128GB) variant's sale tomorrow

28 Jul 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max (8GB/128GB) variant's sale tomorrow

The top-tier 8GB/128GB variant of the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max will go on its first sale tomorrow i.e. July 29. The handset will be available at 12 pm exclusively via Mi.com.

Honor 9A to be launched in India on July 31

23 Jul 2020

Honor 9A to be launched in India on July 31

Expanding its portfolio of smartphones, Honor is all set to launch its budget-friendly Honor 9A in India on July 31, as revealed by an Amazon teaser.

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max to go on sale today

22 Jul 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max to go on sale today

Xiaomi's Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is all set to go on another flash sale today at 12 pm via Amazon and Mi.com.

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max to go on sale today

15 Jul 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max to go on sale today

Xiaomi's mid-ranger, the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max, is all set to go on sale again in India today via Amazon and Mi.com.

Now, Walmart is bringing an Amazon Prime-like membership service

09 Jul 2020

Now, Walmart is bringing an Amazon Prime-like membership service

More than 15 years after the launch of Amazon's Prime subscription service, its competitor Walmart is set to bring its own membership - Walmart+.

Redmi Note 9 Pro's next sale on June 16

10 Jun 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro's next sale on June 16

Xiaomi's mid-ranger, the Redmi Note 9 Pro, will go on sale once again in India on June 16 at 12pm via Amazon and Mi.com.

Janhvi Kapoor's 'Gunjan Saxena' to release directly on Netflix

09 Jun 2020

Janhvi Kapoor's 'Gunjan Saxena' to release directly on Netflix

After Gulabo Sitabo and Shakuntala Devi, Janhvi Kapoor-starrerGunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl has become the latest Bollywood movie to release directly on an OTT platform, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.

Vicky Kaushal's 'Sardar Udham Singh' post-production set to resume

08 Jun 2020

Vicky Kaushal's 'Sardar Udham Singh' post-production set to resume

After more than two months of standstill, Bollywood is finally showing signs of revival.

Anurag Kashyap's new Netflix film 'Choked' leaked online

05 Jun 2020

Anurag Kashyap's new Netflix film 'Choked' leaked online

Anurag Kashyap's latest film Choked: Paisa Bolta Hai has become the target of notorious piracy site Tamilrockers. The movie premiered on Netflix earlier today.

Why are film producers and theaters at loggerheads?

15 May 2020

Why are film producers and theaters at loggerheads?

The film business, much like the entire world right now, is a hullabaloo of uncertainty and anxiety.

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

11 May 2020

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

The pandemic is bringing some unforeseen changes in the movie business.

India's super-rich may face wealth tax to aid coronavirus-hit economy

26 Apr 2020

India's super-rich may face wealth tax to aid coronavirus-hit economy

In a bid to reduce the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the economy, 50 Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officers have suggested a 40% tax for the super-rich, a one-time COVID-19 relief cess of 4%, etc.